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Use Dashboard Designer

Overview

Create a dashboard showing your Interactive and Analyzer reports with Dashboard Designer.

Creating a dashboard in Dashboard Designer is as simple as choosing a layout template, theme, and the content you want to display. In addition to displaying content generated from Interactive Reports and Analyzer, Dashboard Designer can also include these content types.

  • Charts: simple bar, line, area, pie, and dial charts created with Chart Designer
  • Data Tables: tabular data
  • URLs: Web sites that you want to display in a dashboard panel

Dashboard Designer has dynamic filter controls, which enable dashboard viewers to change a dashboard's details by choosing different values from a drop-down list, and to control the content in one dashboard panel by changing the options in another. This is known as content linking.

Note: All graphics displayed in this section show the Onyx theme.